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Title:BURIAL OF SIR DUDLEY POUND [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 1182
Description: MS of band of Portsmouth Division, Royal Marines. Cortège passes along quayside past honour guard and up gangway of cameraship followed by Major R Pound, Royal Marines, Lieutenant G D Pound, Royal Navy, Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew Cunningham and Admiral Sir Charles Little. MS of honour guard around coffin. After coffin is committed to the sea (near Nab tower but not shown in this film), wreaths are laid on the water by Admiral Pound's two sons, by Rear Admiral F H Dalrymple-Hamilton and by Commodore J Hughes-Hallett. Honour guard fires rifles in salute.
Production Country: GB
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Keywords: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK (geography)